Category Archives: Legal issues

Ban Puppy Mills

This letter was sent to us from one of our patients that volunteers in the Animal Shelter.   Dear Cheri, Thanks for signing our petition, “Oceanside City Council: Please PASS an Ordinance to BAN the Sale of Puppies, Kittens & … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget to Scoop the Poop

The following article is how one Condo solved the poop problem. FORGETTING TO SCOOP? DNA IDS DOGS BEHIND DROPPINGS Condo community says it’s enjoying cleaner, clearer property RODRIQUE NGOWI • ASSOCIATED PRESS 12:01a.m. Dec 16, 2013 Apartment and condo managers, … Continue reading

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New Assembly Bill 2304 Takes Back the Rights of Pet Owners

In 2011 the Veterinary Medical Association (VMA) attempted to take away the rights of the individual pet owner to choose what type of teeth cleaning was acceptable. Fortunately Assembly Member Garrick has introduced  Assemble Bill 2304 (AB 2304).  This bill gives the consumer the choice … Continue reading

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Pet stores are documented getting dogs from puppy mills.

This is really important since we could actually have the impact of banning pet stores from selling puppies in SD. It is a documented, legitimate fact that 99% of pet stores get their puppies from cruel, unsanitary puppy mills and, … Continue reading

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Pet Owners Rights

On October 10, 2011 the Veterinary Board is going to try and remove our right to have anesthesia free teeth cleaning for our pets. Below are two letters you can sign and send in to the Veterinary Board and the … Continue reading

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